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About Bowl

Earlier this year, during my residency at Timespan, I picked up a publication surrounding Corin Sworn’s Unsettling Provenance work. Interests fit into specific timelines sometimes. I’ve read this book previously, but it only resonated this week. 368 more words

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Anthropology - Your relationship with your book

Definition of anthropology in English:

NOUN

1The study of humankind, in particular:

1.1(also cultural or social anthropology) The comparative study of human societies and cultures and their development. 188 more words

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Provenance & Original Order

An original work by Victoria McCabe | vemccabe.wordpress.com

Provenance and original order are the two related ideas considered to be the key defining principles of archival practice. 1,026 more words

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Ken Hughes. An artist's life. But what legacy?

This little plaster sculpture of a female head belonged to my Grandma, Mary Cockett. She lived in a sewing box (the head not my Grandma…) for several years. 228 more words

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A Little Treasure

Professor Peter McCullough, Sohmer Fellow and Tutor in English Literature

Since joining Lincoln as Fellow in English in 1997, I have enjoyed leading annual pilgrimages to the Senior Library for my undergraduates who are studying English literature ca. 1,199 more words

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Provenance for Sensemaking Workshop at IEEE VIS 2014 (Paris, France)

I am co-chairing a workshop on Provenance and Sensemaking at the IEEE VIS conference week in Paris. The submission deadline has now passed, but you can still join the discussions at the workshop during the conference. Hope to see you there!

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My Personal Pinterest Code of Image Ethics

Pinterest. If you’re familiar with the site, it doesn’t need any definition, but for those who have not yet found themselves there, it is like a giant social corkboard where people can take a picture of an oversized tricycle that they found “Pinned” on some Guatemalan’s “Board,” “re-Pin” it on their own with their own caption, and have their followers “Like” it or “re-Pin” it themselves. 634 more words

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